A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Portland to Wellington in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 48% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.
Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 22%.
Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Wellington. Flights to Wellington from Portland in February are about $1,368 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $1,008.